Orlando Shootings GOP Lawmaker Says He's Changed His Mind On Making LGBT Attacks A Hate Crime By Rick Pluta • Jul 15, 2016 Courtesy Photo / senatorrickjones.com Legislation to make attacks on LGBT people a hate crime in Michigan was rolled out Wednesday with the support of at least two Republican state lawmakers. Listen Listening... / 0:39 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on more Republican support for a bill that would designate attacks on LGBT citizens as hate crimes. Orlando Hangs Over SCOTUS Marriage Anniversary By Rick Pluta • Jun 27, 2016 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org Celebrations yesterday marked the one year anniversary of the Supreme Court decision that legalized same-sex marriage in the United States. Listen Listening... / 0:43 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on the one-year anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling same-sex marriage bans unconstitutional. Ann Arbor State Representative Doesn't Expect More Gun Control In Michigan By Jorge Avellan • Jun 16, 2016 Courtesy Photo / housedems.com The mass shooting in Orlando has once again brought the issue of gun control to the fore. Listen Listening... / 0:34 WEMU's Jorge Avellan reports on the unlikelihood of new gun laws getting passed in Michigan. A Community Conversation With Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor By Lisa Barry • Jun 14, 2016 The City of Ann Arbor Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor talks about local reaction to the Orlando Night Club attack. He shares his personal statement on the impact and safety of the LGBT community: Listen Listening... / 4:30 Listen to the full interview. Southeast Michigan Musicians To Hold 'Requiem For Orlando' Tonight In Ann Arbor By Taylor Pinson • Jun 14, 2016 Musicians from across southeast Michigan will be in Ann Arbor tonight to pay tribute to the victims of Sunday's mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. The Ann Arbor Area Continues To React To The Mass Shootings In Orlando By Lisa Barry • Jun 14, 2016 University of Michigan / umich.edu Reaction and support following the shooting that left 50 people dead inside a nightclub in Orlando is coming in many different forms in our area. Listen Listening... / 0:35 WEMU's Lisa Barry reports on local reactions to the Orlando shooting spree. The LGBT Community In Washtenaw County Expresses Safety Concerns After Orlando Mass Shootings By Jorge Avellan • Jun 14, 2016 Jim Toy Community Center / jimtoycenter.org The mass shooting in Orlando, Florida has left many LGBT communities across the country concerned after a gay nightclub was the target. Listen Listening... / 0:38 Metro Detroit Muslim Youth Speak Out Against Orlando Nightclub Attack By Amanda LeClaire • Jun 14, 2016 Courtesy Photo / muslimyouth.org A Muslim youth organization in Metro Detroit is speaking out against the violence in Orlando over the weekend. Listen Listening... / 0:37 89.1 WEMU's Amanda LeClaire reports on a local Muslim youth organization's response to the Orlando nightclub shooting. Michigan Vigils Honor Orlando Victims By Rick Pluta • Jun 14, 2016 Rick Pluta / MPRN Vigils around Michigan last night marked the mass shootings at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.